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How can I search Gmail for a Windows activation key?

Somewhere lost in my Gmail is a Windows key. It's by itself in an email but I cannot find it. It's formatted like so: XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX If Gmail supported regular expressions it would ...
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How to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications except friend requests and personal messages?

Is there a way to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications, except friend requests and personal messages? In the Account Settings → Notifications → Email section there are 2 options: All ...
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How to participate in mailing list I'm receiving as digest? [closed]

I've found that I love receiving messages from mailing lists using the 'digest' format, just giving me one consolidated daily read instead of constant inbox clutter and distractions. However, how do ...
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Change personal Gmail account to use own domain name

I really like Gmail as an email provider, mainly because its spam settings seem to be so much 'smarter' than most other services. At the moment I've got a personal Gmail account (not a Google Apps ...
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How can I set Gmail to auto respond to all emails?

I've created a canned response. How can I use the filtration system for auto response in Gmail to reply to ALL incoming? Granted, I would only care for the auto response to be sent only to humans. I ...
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How to backup emails from www.outlook.com

I have lots of emails stored in www.outlook.com (previously called www.hotmail.com). I’d like to export all emails at once and back them up on my hard drive. How can I do that?
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Is there a way to CC a copy of an email which is already sent?

I've sent an email to A@company.com and I would like to CC the email to B@company.com. However, I've forgotten to CC a copy to B@company.com. If I resend another email to A@company.com and CC it to B@...
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How can I set up a Mailing List?

I'm the secretary for my university Chess Club. I need to be able to send emails to ~70 people about once or twice a week (possibly with attachments and using BCC). I have set up a Gmail account for ...
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Options to get a higher email send limit [closed]

Realize there a lot of bulk email services, but what I'm trying to do doesn't feel like bulk email; though maybe I'm just thinking about it the wrong way. Case in point, I attempted to create an ...
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Possible to create mailing group from multiple email addresses in a message I received?

Say I get an email with 30 eddresses in the To: field (or CC, etc) is it possible to create a new mailing group from all these people in any webmail app? I'm sort of primarily looking for this in ...
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How can I generate a list of delivered-to addresses in Gmail?

I really want to turn off the catch-all option in my Google Apps email service. Before I do that however, I would like to get an idea about the usernames that are actually received mail on a semi-...
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Retrieve some emails from Gmail to Mac Mail

Somehow I have lost one month's worth of emails in my Mac Mail account after a drive failed. (I lost September, though I have August and October.) I do however have a copy of them in my Gmail ...
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How to find out what somebody's email address is without being connected to Facebook

If you have no way of being able to connect to Facebook but there is someone you need to contact, is there any other way of finding out what their e-mail address is?
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Is there a way to email notes to a Google Doc (or GSheet)?

I find that there are certain things I want to log changes of, like website changes, etc. I normally put those in a document, but I think it would be easier to do it by emailing to a document (...
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Monitoring all emails on a company domain?

We are using Google Apps for Business on a domain that we've bought (from elsewhere). Is it possible to set it up so that all emails received by any user on the site is also forwarded to a specified ...
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Gmail: filter all emails forwarded from specific address

I have an email address, let's call it student@university.edu, that I forward to my personal Gmail address. I'm trying to set up a filter that labels all e-mail that comes in via the forwarded address....
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Can I configure GitHub to trigger an email, twitter, or other event when a new release is published?

I would like to send notifications to a specific set of users when a new version of our software is released. People who 'watch' the repository get notifications for releases from GitHub, but I would ...
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Post email replies to the Google Group

I have a Google Business subscription for a custom domain. I want to use Google groups to collaborate the emails for a particular purpose. For example I want the Google Group to manage all the job ...
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How to Prevent Gmail Previous Conversation Quotations?

I have been exchanging emails with people and all was okay until it started to display all threads of previous conversations like you see below. And given it's annoyance and the fact that recipient ...
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How to post new status facebook via email?

A google search on this topic lead me to some instruction that doesn't work for me - since all http://www.facebook.com/mobile/ are redirected to Facebook Home site. How can I do it now?
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Online or email heads or tails coin flip for two people [closed]

In the case that two people agree that they would accept the result of a coin flip to resolve some dispute. Is there a virtual heads or tails flip of a coin system that could be done online by two ...
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Is it possible to modify outgoing mail headers in Gmail?

Is there any way to modify the mail headers in an outgoing message sent using Gmail? I'm interested in doing this to add an "Approved:" header to a Mailman announcements-only list (reference).
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How to receive a regular email listing all Twitter mentions of a specific word or keyword?

Searching Twitter for mentions of a word or multiple words can be a chore. Is there something that can be set up in Twitter that will email me a digest of search terms? Or do I have to look for some ...
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Make LinkedIn forget data collected from my e-mail address

When I created my LinkedIn account, I made the big stupid mistake of letting the site wander through my mail. Is there any way how to make LinkedIn forget all this data about the people I ever mailed ...
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How to block “via” senders in Gmail

I have this annoying problem in Gmail. Spammers are by-passing the Gmail spam filters and are so clever that I am not able to create a manual filter of my own to block them. They are sending me junk ...
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How to let Google Mail forget a name and e-mail address association?

In Google Apps I re-issued the e-mail address of a former colleague to a new colleague with the same first name (our format is firstname@domain), but now every time I want to compose a message to the ...
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@gmail account sending through @gmail account [duplicate]

I'm trying to help a non-profit streamline their tasks. The president doesn't use a mail client but has his personal @gmail.com set up as a client for his biz and other work. He'd like to be able ...
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Random domain (and not just username) temporary email service [closed]

I need a temporary email to register on one web service and not to receive spam later. But the thing is that they block emails from all known temporary and public email services. Is there a temporary ...
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Can I set an e-mail to send on a timer within Gmail?

It's a business related e-mail, and I want it to get to the person before I wake up in the morning, but I don't want their first impression of me to be that I was awake at 3am sending e-mails. Is ...
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I can't access my Aol.com mail account

I use my aol mail account as a backup for my gmail account. My gmail account forwards all mail to aolmail. Every once in a while I delete some of my aol mail to make room for more, as I changed my ...
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Automate sending emails from gmail

I very often want to send emails from gmail with only slight modifications of the body and subject (maybe changing the person's name) to 10 or 20 people (usually customers). I try different subject ...
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How to add “On behalf of” in Gmail

I have always previously use this, but for some reason now in Google I can't add a custom email address and send the email's via googles servers. This is bad The old screen looked like this: ...
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Email threaded discussions to a web app? [closed]

I and my co-workers get into long and eventually confusing email threads about what we're working on, or comments and revisions about a certain project. For example, I'll email several people about ...
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Merge 5 Gmail accounts into one new Gmail account

I have 5 Gmail accounts that I have created over the years and am beyond tired of checking all of them. I would like to combine all 5 together into one and delete all of the old accounts. I know I ...
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Trello Account Confirmation results in internal server error

When I click on the confirmation link I get an empty page with "Internal Server Error", tried different browsers. And: There is absolutely not possibility to contact anybody on the whole Trello ...
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Can I send email from Office 365 from a different email address?

Say I use Office 365 to pick up my email, all email I send is from my Office 365 address. I have a web app that sends email on my behalf from admin@somedomain.com, which is set up as a forwarder to my ...
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Can I create a new Google Apps user with the same email address as an existing alias?

I’ve got an Google Apps for Business account, in which I have a main email address that I use for everything related to my company—studio@... I created an alias of this called careers@... which I ...
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Ampersand in email address/nickname?

I have received email from an external person addressed to x&y@domain.com instead of xny@domain.com. (& is a valid character in email addresses.) It is caught in the catchall and I would like ...
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Unreadable mail in Outlook, sent from iPad

Today I received an email from a client. She is using an iPad to send the mail, but I'm receiving it as an unreadable mail. The translated error message is This message has a structure that cannot ...
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Does the functionality of email forwarding from an old address to new one exist?

I've had one email address on Yahoo for several years and I want to make a new Yahoo email address. I do have many contacts currently. The obvious, but slower way of letting my contacts know about my ...
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Why is my e-mail address sometimes considered invalid by websites?

It happens sometimes, when I sign up for a forum or a website that I get told my e-mail address is invalid. It looks like this: name_lastname_@hotmail.com. Is there any reason why this might be ...
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Can Google Apps Admin monitor the chat history of users?

This may sound a too silly question. My company uses Google Apps for all the employees . So all of them have example@companyname.com as their official email. I understand that there would be an admin ...
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Recovering a saved email in Gmail

A person with low computer skills was writing a message in Gmail (web interface). You know how as you type it automatically saves the message and the word "saved" appears at the bottom, she clicked "...
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How can I write HTML and send as an email?

I want to send HTML email from my Outlook or Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail. I wasn't able to find any such option where I could write HTML which will then be rendered at the receiver's end. How can I do that?
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Reactivate Gmail account without access to dashboard

I recently started a company with a colleague. We created a domain name and registered a Gmail account for our company. For various reasons, my colleague has left the company, and deactivated the ...
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Outlook does not receive email if From address is not in a recognized email format

I have a system to send a mail to the users who are all using different mail clients like Gmail, Outlook, Rediff etc. But, I am using a From address as constant string (mrblack) instead of an email ...
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How do I transfer a Gmail account to a different Google account?

I am moving to a new ISP and realised that I'm going to have a problem with my email as i use my ISP's provided address. So, being smart, decided to take this opportunity to move to Gmail. I then ...
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Transfer Emails between two of Gmail special accounts [duplicate]

I am lecturer in a university My university uses free Gmail service I had changed my email id and the older one would be closed after a few months. I dont see Accounts and Import tab, I just see ...
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Is it possible to integrate Gmail threads to Trello?

I use Trello for project managing and I really want to share email threads to my Trello comments in cards. It is something like this: "team" <--(Trello)--> "I" <--(email)--> "partners". I ...
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Does using Gmail's “Never send it to Spam” filter mean I can't train their spam filter?

Gmail's Spam filter generates an unacceptable number of false positives for me, and I'm very wary of losing real emails. I don't really want Gmail to delete anything by default, as I don't necessarily ...